After graduating from NYU, Chandra began her career in film at Hart Sharp Entertainment ("You Can Count on Me" (2000), "Boy's Don't Cry" (1999)). Chandra then worked in the independent featurepackaging department under Arianna Bocco at The Gersh Agency in New York where she aided in the foundation of the film sales department. After her time at Gersh, Chandra began her work with Mary Jane Skalski ("Mysterious Skin" (2004), "The Station Agent" (2003)) on Tom McCarthy's film "The Visitor" (2007), which earned an Oscar nomination for Richard Jenkins. Since beginning her work at Silver Lining Film Group, Chandra has developed and produced the short film "Trophy Wife" (2010), which premiered at OutFest 2010.